Justice Mahavir Singh (1920-1997), was a popular justice, an authority of law and social reformer of India. He was born on 14 September 1920 in a Panwar Jat family in village Ailum of District Muzaffarnagar in Uttar P...radesh, India. He passed MA (Economics) and LL.B. in 1942 together in 2 years, in first Division and second position in both and colour holder in athletics and rowing. He was awarded Gold Medal for being all round best boy in the University in 1941-42.